Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Brand Republic picked Mother London’s “Taste & Colour” spot (video above) for Green & Black’s as its “Turkey of the Week.”

-Yahoo is purportedly in talks to buy Foursquare.


-Adweek shares “5 Predictions From TV Network Execs Last Year That Were Way Off.”

-Photographer Ilona Szwarc released her “American Girls” project, documenting girls relationships with the dolls.

Tumblr debuted its Sponsored Day ad product, which “allows marketers to appear at the top of viewers’ dashboards for a 24-hour period.”

-Netflix CEO Reed Hastings reminds people he wants the service to “replace linear TV.”

-Campaign takes a look at the history of Bass Brewery’s red triangle.

-Naming agency CBX issued a press release urging Cannes Lions, CLIO and Pencil to an award category for naming.